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Terracotta skyphos (deep drinking cup)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
late 7th–early 6th century B.C.
Culture:
East Greek
Medium:
Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 9/16 x 11 1/2in. (14.2 x 29.2cm); diameter 8 7/8in. (22.5cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1966
Accession Number:
66.11.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Alternating black bands and geometric patterns.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1966. "Ninety-Sixth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year 1965-1966." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 25(2): p. 82.

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